IMG 3200Mary has likewise come down with the cold and is very unhappy. On the other hand the weather is back to cloudless and tolerably warm.

We are still able to make a small outing to buy tea bags at the English store in Sarnano (the most expensive tea bags ever at €15 for 100) and then on to the Adriatic coast where we have real scampi for lunch at Porto Sant'Elpidio. The beach is deserted but clearly will not be when the weather warms up a bit.

A brief effortIMG 3204 to buy new motorcycle boots at CIvitanova Marche is unproductive although there are several oprtions none of them really fit. I'm going to have to try elsewhere as mine are still wet two days later despite the Goretex claim on them.